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Ditmars »

Man Tries to Lure 12-Year-Old Girl Into His SUV, Police Say

The girl had been momentarily separated from her babysitter, officials said.

Midtown »

Cabbie Who Maimed British Tourist Won't Be Charged, DA Says

The cabdriver who crashed into Sian Green, severing her leg, won't face charges, prosecutors said.

Borough Park »

Woman Dies After Minivan Hits Her in Borough Park, NYPD Says

Ethel Rubenstein, 69, was fatally struck near 11th Avenue and 49th Street, police said.

Kips Bay »

British Tourist Who Lost Leg in Midtown Crash Moves Out of Intensive Care

Sian Green lost her leg after a cab slammed into her across the street from Rockefeller Center in August.

Kips Bay »

Tourist Who Lost Leg in Midtown Crash Is Slowly Improving, Family Says

Sian Green is on the mend after a cab crashed into her near Rockefeller Center.

Midtown »

Doctors Unable to Save British Tourist's Leg After Taxi Crash, Kelly Says

Sian Green, 23, who was hit by a taxi by Rockefeller Center, lost her leg in the crash, Ray Kelly said.

Sunnyside »

Man Arrested After Torching Ex-Councilman's SUV in Sunnyside, Cops Say

Devon Page, 22, lit ex-Councilman Eric Gioia's SUV on fire Sunday, cops said. 

Sunnyside »

Arsonist Torches Former Councilman's SUV in Sunnyside, Cops Say

A man set fire to former Queens Councilman Eric Gioia's Mercury Mariner SUV, cops said.

Astoria »

Astoria Coffee Scene Perking Up with New Roaster

Brian Donaldson launched Native Coffee Roasters last month, selling fair trade beans he roasts himself.

Midtown »

Alleged Subway Shover Indicted in Death of Queens Father

Naeem Davis was indicted on charges related to the death of Ki-Suck Han.

Midtown »

Fatal Subway Pusher's Lawyer Posts Fliers Seeking Witnesses

Naeem Davis's attorney is asking witnesses to the death of Ki-Suck Han on Dec. 3 to contact him.

Midtown »

Police Have Suspect in Custody in Fatal 49th Street Q Train Push

Police have a suspect in custody in the death of Ki-Suck Han, 58, who was pushed onto subway tracks.

Midtown »

Man Killed by Q Train Was on Tracks for More Than a Minute, Source Says

Ki-Suck Han had been pushed onto the tracks by another man at the 49th Street station.

Midtown »

Man Dies After Being Pushed in Front of Train at 49th Street, Officials Say

Ki-Suck Han, 58, was hit by a Q train at the 49th Street station at Seventh Avenue, authorities said.

Midtown & Theater District »

Christmas Tree Lighting Expected to Cause Major Gridlock in Midtown

Several streets around Rockefeller Center will be closed Wednesday evening ahead of the annual event.